Workshop on lampworking and hot glass bead making
Classes & Workshops

Workshop on lampworking and hot glass bead making

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian
Availability: From Monday to Saturday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 1 hour 30 minutes
Do this because
  • Visit a glassmaker workshop
  • Admire the artisan transforming the materials into shining pieces of jewelry
  • Forge your first bead
What to expect

Over time, the Venetian glass beads became a status symbol and a sign of prestige. This tradition, which has been passed on for thousands of years, is still alive nowadays.

You will be taken to an artisan workshop, where the glass comes to life through the hands of a skilled Venetian artist. Using a flame, the artisan will transform this material into unique pieces of jewelry right in front of you. Glass beads will be lampworked into wonderful necklaces and earrings, featuring sophisticated color palettes in a variety of shapes, which shows how this craftsmanship has been refined over time while using the same old materials.

Under the supervision of an artisan master, you will forge your first bead, which will be given to you or delivered to your home at the end of the workshop. A glass master will also illustrate the story of glass beads since its inception. This is an extraordinary opportunity to discover the magic of Murano glass, a material that is as versatile and malleable, as it is resistant to the passage of time and tides.

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What's included
  • Workshop on lampworking and hot glass bead making
  • Glass beads made by yourself during the workshop
What's not included
  • Hotel pick-up/drop-off
  • Food and beverages
Where

Calle de le Boteghe, 3182, 30123 Venezia VE, Italia

Meeting point:

Gioielli in vetro di Murano - Perlamadredesign

What to remember
  • No refund will be provided for latecomers or no shows
  • Not suitable for kids
  • The tour will take place with every weather condition
  • Comfortable clothes and shoes are suggested
  • It is compulsory to be at the meeting point on time
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When

From Monday to Saturday at 4.00pm

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Provider
Gray Line Venice
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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